Throughout his life and professional career, Damon Vickers has been influenced and inspired by some of the greatest leaders and individuals in the banking and business world.
These individuals have helped Damon Vickers shape his professional path and escalate his success in both his personal life and career. Listed below are a few of the individuals that have made the greatest influential impact on Damon Vickers in his life so far.
William O’Neil is an American writer, stock broker, and entrepreneur born in 1933. He is the founder of the business newspaper, Investor’s Business Daily as well as the stock brokerage firm, William O’Neil & Co. Inc. O’Neil is also the author of many influential books which include:
- How to Make Money in Stocks
- 24 Essential Lessons for Investment Success
- The Successful Investor
Damon Vickers has read all of O’Neil’s books and kept his ideas in mind when writing his own best selling book, The Day After the Dollar Crashes: A Survival Guide For the Rise of the New World Order.
Born in 1944, American businessman and stock investor, Peter Lynch has become a noted “legend” in his industry. From 1977 to 1990, Peter Lynch was the manager of the Magellan Fund at Fidelity Investments, In this role, Lynch averaged a 29.2% annual return and more than doubled the S&P market index, making the Magellan Fund the best performing mutual fund in the world.
Peter Lynch is also the co-author of a number of books, publications and querys related to investing. He is known for coining numerous well known mantras of modern individual investing strategies. These mantras include:
- Invest in what you know
- Ten bagger
Norman Vincent Peale
Norman Vincent Peale was an American minister and author who lived from 1898 to 1993. His most famous work is his book, The Power of Positive Thinking. His idea of “positive thinking” was based around the idea that no matter what antagonisms or complexities life brings, anyone can be happy and prevail by approaching life with a simple sense of faith and optimism.
Gaining knowledge and motivation from these influential individuals has led Damon Vickers to establish a successful career in investment, writing, and beyond. Check out some of his videos and television interviews on Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/damonvickers/videos.
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